Shakespeare Memorial Bancroft Gardens

Shakespeare Memorial Statue, Bancroft Gardens

Shakespeare Memorial  – The Shakespeare Memorial statue was created in 1888, the work of Lord Ronald Gower and can be found in Stratford’s Bancroft Gardens. The monument shows Shakespeare seated on a pedestal, surrounded, at ground level, by statues of Hamlet, Lady Macbeth, Prince Hal, and Falstaff. These characters are representative of Shakespeare’s creative versatility, representing Philosophy, Tragedy, History, and Comedy.